Engineering Project Manager - Product Design Input Devices

Cupertino, CA 00000

Job Category: Information Technology Job Number: 156660

Job Description

Job Title:              Engineering Project Manager - Product Design Input Devices

Location:               Santa Clara Valley, California

Job Type:               Contract

Duration:               6 months

Job Description:

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • As an Engineering Project Manager within the Product Design organization you will be responsible for managing the development and implementation process for one of our Input Device Hardware product development teams.
  • In this role you will drive the day-to-day activities to meet the overall program objectives focusing on mechanical engineering design, development planning and validation cycles.

Key Qualifications:

  • The Successful candidate is a Project/Program Manager with a minimum of 2+ years of related mechanical or electrical engineering background in mobile, computer or consumer electronics.
  • The ideal candidate was a practicing engineer prior to becoming a project manager.
  • Detailed knowledge of product development processes as well as a strong understanding of manufacturing processes
  • At least 2-4+ years of combined experience in project management and engineering delivering products comprised of multiple materials and high esthetic quality.
  • Experience interfacing with operations, mechanical engineering/design and marketing

Description:

  • Enable the development effort by creating and monitoring an efficient, streamlined process
  • Create and maintain project schedules to meet market delivery date
  • Identify and direct all resources required to execute successful completion of product development tasks
  • Lead a cross-functional team of mechanical engineers, utilizing a solid ME background to recognize, assess and communicate cross-functional issues and risks
  • Drive day-to-day activities to meet overall project objectives including calling and running meetings among engineering stakeholders
  • Redirect pitfalls and develop a better course of action including preparing and executing contingency plans should main plans fail
  • Collaborate and facilitate communication across engineering, operations, and marketing managers and OEM partners to meet aggressive cost, schedule, and quality goals
  • Lead cross-functional communication between project teams and external vendors via leading face-to-face meetings, conference calls and written communications
  • Provide timely issue resolution and critical path management
  • Offer multiple levels of status via written and verbal communication
  • Understand technical issues and drive them to closure by bringing together key stakeholders for decision making

Education:

  • BS degree required
  • Field of study:  engineering (ME) preferred

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Recruiter:        Vito Shiva

Email:               vitos@askstaffing.com

Phone:               678-882-7138.

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